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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4534

Original release date: 09/05/2006
Last revised: 04/12/2011


Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Word 2000, 2002, and Office 2003 allows remote user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors involving a crafted file resulting in a malformed stack, as exploited by malware with names including Trojan.Mdropper.Q, Mofei, and Femo.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060906 Re: Microsoft Word 0-day Vulnerability (September) FAQ document available
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060906 Microsoft confirmed Word 0-day vulnerability
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/925059.mspx
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#806548
External Source: BID
Name: 19835
External Source: XF
Name: ms-word-code-execution(28775)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.symantec.com/enterprise/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2006-090219-2855-99
External Source: MSKB
Name: Q925059
External Source: MISC
Name: http://blogs.securiteam.com/?p=586
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-060
External Source: MISC
Name: http://vil.mcafeesecurity.com/vil/content/v_119055.htm
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3448
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016787
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:578
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MISC
Name: http://isc.sans.org/diary.php?storyid=1669
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060905 Microsoft Word 0-day Vulnerability (September) FAQ document available
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02161

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:578
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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